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  1. All bands on deckRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 3 | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... be from Aug. 5-7. This year's Telluride Jazz Festival "guest of honor" is New Orleans-based keyboardist/guitarist Jon Cleary and his band, the Absolute Monster Gentlemen . Also among those performing are multi-instrumentalist and former Miles Davis ...

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  2. Critic's Pick: New Orleans Jazz Vipers to Perform at the Focal Point This Friday, July 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2016 | River Front Times

    ... jazz circles, touring with the Walkmen and Squirrel Nut Zippers as well as recording with NOLA legends such as Jon Cleary. These days Halloran is playing as part of the longA -running New Orleans Jazz Vipers, who will leave their normal haunts on ...

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  3. North Tahoe BBQ, music fest fundraiser for pediatric brain cancer patients set for weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | Sierra Sun

    Jon Cleary & the Absolute Monster Gentlemen will perform a free concert inside the CBC Crown Room on Friday to cap the first night of the inaugural "Silence of da Hams" benefit. Bill Wood was inspired in 2013 to bring a Hogs for a Cause benefit to the North Shore of Lake Tahoe this weekend.

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  4. Jon Cleary brings New Orleans vibe to jazz festRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 | North Shore News

    Photo Supplied jon Cleary and the Absolute Monster Gentlemen perform at Capilano University on Sunday, July 3 as part of the TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival. North Shore Jazz: Jon Cleary and the Absolute Monster Gentlemen, Sunday, July 3 at 8 p.m. at the BlueShore Financial Centre for the Performing Arts at Capilano University, in partnership with the TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival.

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  5. Taj Mahal, Jon Cleary to headline Crescent City Blues and BBQ FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | NOLA.com

    Taj Mahal, Jon Cleary and the Absolute Monster Gentlemen, Cedric Burnside and Tab Benoit will head up the bill for the annual Crescent City Blues and BBQ Festival this fall. The annual event returns for three days Oct. 14. The festival, which is free and open to the public, is presented by the New Orelans Jazz and Heritage Foundation.

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  6. Gambit's 100-plus bars: Bars with musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | Best of New Orleans

    ... Oak St., (504) 866-9359; www.mapleleafbar.com The vibe: The legendary Uptown venue has been home to James Booker, Jon Cleary, Walter "Wolfman" Washington and the Rebirth Brass Band. Its calendar continues to honor New Orleans music traditions with a ...

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  7. Cleary among varied performers at jazz festRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2016 | The Gazette

    Grammy winning pianist-singer Jon Cleary brings his funky Absolute Monster Gentlemen to Freihofer's Saratoga Jazz Festival on Sunday.

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    Apr 22, 2016 | Public Broadcasting Service

    ... Orleans is the birthplace of American jazz, and one fixture in the city's music scene is piano player and singer Jon Cleary. Cleary, who recently won a Grammy award, is one of the headliners playing New Orleans Jazz Fest this week. NewsHour's Mori ...

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  9. The 2016 New Orleans Jazz Fest at night: Keith Speraa s guide to the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | The Advocate

    ... word ensemble Tank & the Bangas team up with the Stooges Brass Band at the Blue Nile. Funk and R&B keyboardist Jon Cleary does a free, 7 p.m. set at d.b.a. on Frenchmen Street, followed at 10 p.m. by Baby Bee and blues guitarist Little Freddie King ...

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  10. Jazz Fest after-showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | WWOZ

    ... Brass Band at the Saenger Theater Garage a Trois at Tipitina's (*technically doors at 1:30a Sunday; 2a show) Jon Cleary & the Absolute Monster Gentlemen at House of Blues Rebirth at dba The Word f/Robert Randolph, John Medeski, North Mississippi ...

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  11. 2016 Big Easy Music nomineesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | Best of New Orleans

    Winners will be announced at the Big Easy Awards gala April 19 at the Orpheum Theater. Keyboardist Jon Cleary will receive the Entertainer of the Year award.

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  12. Press Play: Much to dig into on Bonnie Raitta s latestRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... James “Hutch” Hutcherson and drummer Ricky Fataar. With some help on backing vocals from guest Jon Cleary, she and the band let it rip on her gospel-inspired original “What You're Doin' to Me.” She has always had a talent ...

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  13. Of Mind and Music: a Nola Street Musician's TaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | J.B. Spins

    Strangely, the incidental soundtrack is not very jazz or blues, but the inclusion of bandoneon and clarinet gives it a touch of Louisiana flavoring, while also evoking Dr. Cruz's Argentine roots. Of course, you cannot get anymore legit than Kermit Ruffins and Jon Cleary who briefly appear as themselves.

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  14. Lt. Gov. Nungesser toasts Grammy nomineesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | Concordia Sentinel

    ... awards this year. Attendees enjoyed musical performances by Louisiana GRAMMY-nominated artists The Revelers and Jon Cleary. Attendees also enjoyed a special menu featuring Cajun and Creole cuisine. "Louisiana has a rich history of GRAMMY nominees ...

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  15. Jon Cleary, Buddy Guy win at GrammysRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2016 | NOLA.com

    Funk and R&B keyboardist and singer Jon Cleary stands amidst concert posters in his Bywater home. He won a Grammy for 'GoGo Juice' in the Best Regional Roots Music Album category.

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  16. Bonnie Raitt Talks About 'Dig In Deep,' Life on the Road, Hijacked...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | Billboard

    ... Deep . George Marinelli on electric guitar compliments the singer's renowned fretwork. After former keyboardist Jon Cleary opted to pursue his solo career, Raitt recruited Mike Finnigan "who I've known since he played with Maria Muldaur in `73," she ...

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  17. 2015: The Year in MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | Best of New Orleans

    ... crew ushered an Uptown roots revival. Singer-songwriter Kristin Diable's Create Your Own Mythology , piano man Jon Cleary's acclaimed Go Go Juice , and Feufollet's genre-spanning Two Universes were among solid releases from 2015. Woozy and Heat Dust ...

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  18. George Winston set for Ponte Vedra Concert Hall performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | St. Augustine Record

    ... most inspired by the great New Orleans R&B pianists Henry Butler, James Booker, Professor Longhair, Dr. John, and Jon Cleary; and he is also working on interpreting pieces on solo piano by his favorite composers, including Guaraldi, Professor ...

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  19. John Scofield continues his 40-plus-year musical journey by hitting the road with pianist Jon ClearyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | Charleston City Paper

    ... straight-ahead jazz. It was on one of those stylistic excursions that Scofield met New Orleans pianist and singer Jon Cleary, and the seeds were planted for his most recent project. "About seven years ago, I made a record called Piety Street , where ...

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  20. Po Boys pack Oak StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2015 | Uptown Messenger

    ... Live music could be heard all day on two stages. The bands included Rebirth Brass Band, Tank and the Bangas, Jon Cleary and the Absolute Monster Gentlemen and more. Crowds packed Oak Street from curb to curb in search of po-boys and live music. the ...

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